This Week’s Events

Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for an appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please leave us a note about your question when registering for the session.
Branch: Outreach
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Outreach & Mobile Edition
Description: Explore building, engineering or art with the MakerVan.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Build an early literacy foundation with your infant through repeating rhymes, music, baby signs and exploring age appropriate books. Ages 6 to 11 months with caregiver.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Expose your baby to emerging literacy skills in this class focused on singing, reading and finger plays with nursery rhymes. Your baby will have the chance to build his or her social skills with a play time. Ages 6 months to 2 years with caregiver. No registration.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Expose your baby to emerging literacy skills in this class focused on singing, reading and finger plays with nursery rhymes. Your baby will have the chance to build his or her social skills with a play time including manipulatives just for baby. Ages 6 months to 2 years with caregiver.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Read, sing and play to encourage emerging literacy and STEAM skills. Ages 3 to 5. Registration is one week before each class.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Build emergent reading skills with your one-year-old and begin to explore and play. You'll be sharing rhymes, books, baby signs and literacy-based activities to build gross motor skills. Ages 12 -23 months with caregiver.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 11:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Culture
Description: Bring your family and encourage their curiosity in this program where they will read, sing and play to help with emerging literacy skills. Children will also get hands on experience with early STEAM principles. Ages 3-5
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 2:30 pm
Age group: Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Culture
Description: Creativity sparks curiosity. Join us for thrilling adventures that can explore culture, STEAM concepts, books, activities, and crafts. Grades 3-5.
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Culture
Description: The Library is full of magic with Joy the Clown!
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Ready, Set, Explore…all things STEAM! These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Grades K to 2.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 6:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Need help accessing our ebooks or other downloadable material? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please leave us a note about your question when registering for the session.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 6:30 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Community Learning
Description: Participants will learn the basic skills necessary to create a watercolor painting. Each participant should bring water color paints, water color brushes and water color paper.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Start time: 6:30 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Need help accessing our ebooks or other downloadable material? Sign up for a 30 minute appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please leave us a note about your question when registering for the session.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Expose your baby to emerging literacy skills in this class focused on singing, reading and finger plays with nursery rhymes. Your baby will have the chance to build his or her social skills with a play time. Ages 6 months to 2 years with caregiver. No registration.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Expose your baby to emerging literacy skills in this class focused on singing, reading and finger plays with nursery rhymes. Ages 6 to 24 months with caregiver Registration is one week before each class.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Build an early literacy foundation with your infant through repeating rhymes, music and baby signs. Ages 6 to 11 months with caregiver ECRR2
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Ready, Set, Explore… all things STEAM. These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Grades K-2.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Community Learning
Description: The Library is full of magic with Joy the Clown! This is a ticketed event. Tickets are free and will be distributed on a first come first served basis starting 30 minutes before the event.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 11:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Share rhymes, books, baby signs and literacy-based activities to build gross motor skills. Ages 12 to 23 months with caregiver ECRR2
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: Our staff provides personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 2:30 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade)
Event type: Culture
Description: Creativity sparks curiosity. Join us for thrilling adventures that can explore culture, STEAM concepts, books, activities and crafts. Grades K-2.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 2:30 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Culture
Description: Creativity sparks curiosity. Join us for thrilling adventures that can explore culture, STEAM concepts, books, activities and crafts. Grades K-2 and Grades 3-5
Branch: Central Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 2:30 pm
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Celebration & Holiday
Description: Pet and learn about miniature farm animals!
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Ready, Set, Explore… all things STEAM. These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Grades 3-5
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: Our staff provides personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Teens (Grades 6 - 8)
Event type: Culture
Description: Are you in grades 6-12 and looking for a way to get involved in your community and build leadership skills? Join your library's TAG team! Teens meet to discuss and decide on programs and events. Ask a staff member for an application today and start earning community service hours.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Start time: 5:30 pm
Age group: Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Culture
Description: Join your library's Teen Advisory Group and earn volunteer hours. Get involved by participating in teen activities and creating content for the library. Grades 6-12.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Bring your family and encourage their curiosity in this program where we will read, sing and play to help with emerging literacy skills. Children will also get hands on experience with early STEAM principles. Ages 2 to 5 with a caregiver. No registration.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Read, sing and play to encourage emerging literacy and STEAM skills. Ages 3 to 5. Registration is one week before each class.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Build emergent reading skills with your one year-old and begin to explore and play. You'll be sharing rhymes, books, baby signs and literacy-based activities to build gross motor skills.
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Culture
Description: Encourage your little one’s curiosity in this program where s/he will read, sing and play to help with emerging literacy skills. Your child will also get hands on experience with early STEAM principles. Ages 3 to 5 with a caregiver.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Culture
Description: Encourage your little one’s curiosity in this program where s/he will read, sing and play to help with emerging literacy skills. Your child will also get hands on experience with early STEAM principles. Ages 3 to 5 with a caregiver.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Introduce early learning concepts and emerging independence to your two-year-old through talking, singing, reading and playing in this literacy-based class. Age 2 with caregiver.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 11:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Explore early literacy concepts with your three year-old while we introduce a wide variety of books, songs and finger-plays. We'll start focusing on letter, number and shape recognition.
Branch: Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Do you have Microsoft Office, tablet, smartphone or other technology related questions? Sign up for an appointment and have your questions answered. Feel free to bring your personal device. Please leave us a note about your question when registering for the session.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Ready, Set, Explore…all things STEAM! These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Grades 3-5.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Interested in learning Word, Excel, or PowerPoint? Bring us a question or let us show you the basics. We can provide better assistance if you leave us a note regarding what you are interested in learning.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 2:30 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Ready, Set, Explore...all things STEAM. These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Grades K-5. Registration required.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 2:30 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Interested in learning Word, Excel, or PowerPoint? Bring us a question or let us show you the basics. We can provide better assistance if you leave us a note regarding what you are interested in learning.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 2:30 pm
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Culture
Description: Pet and learn about miniature farm animals.
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Culture
Description: Enjoy games, anime, gaming each week with other teens.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Ready, Set, Explore…all things STEAM! These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Grades K-5. Registration is not required.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Calling all future engineers and architects! Explore STEAM concepts while constructing amazing designs using the library’s Lego© collection. Grades k-5
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Bring your family and encourage their curiosity in this program where we will read, sing and play to help with emerging literacy skills. Children will also get hands on experience with early STEAM principles. Ages 2 to 5 with a caregiver. No registration.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Expose your baby to emerging literacy skills in this class focused on singing, reading and finger plays with nursery rhymes. Ages 6 to 24 months with caregiver Registration is one week before each class.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Introduce early learning concepts and emerging independence to your two-year-old through talking, singing, reading and playing in this literacy based class. Age 2 with caregiver.
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Ready, Set, Explore… all things STEAM. These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Ages 3-5 years with caregiver.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Encourage your little one’s curiosity in this program where s/he will read, sing and play to help with emerging literacy skills. Your child will also get hands on experience with early STEAM principles. Ages 3 to 5 with a caregiver.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 11:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Bring your preschooler to talk, read, sing, write and play on his/her own. This class will focus on school readiness skills to help your little one transition into kindergarten class. Independent 4-5 year-olds.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Calling all future engineers and architects! Explore STEAM concepts while constructing amazing designs using the library’s Lego© collection. Grades K-2.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 2:30 pm
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Culture
Description: This Guinness World Record holder has mad juggling skills! Come see! Tickets required and will be given out in the Youth and Family Services room 30 minutes prior to the program.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 2:30 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Calling all future engineers and architects! Explore STEAM concepts while constructing amazing designs using the library’s Lego collection. Grades K-5.
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Calling all future engineers and architects of tomorrow! Explore STEM concepts while constructing amazing designs and exciting projects. K - 5th grade.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: A is for Art! Be creative in this STEAM Challenge. Grades k-5.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 6:30 pm
Age group: Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Ready, Set, Explore...all things STEAM. These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Grades 3-5.
Branch: Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Library
Date: Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Start time: 6:30 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Book Club
Description: Discover, explore, and discuss the hottest in urban fiction. We'll select one title a month and meet on the last Thursday of the month to share our thoughts.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Friday, June 30th, 2017
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Literacy
Description: Pet and learn about miniature farm animals!
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Saturday, July 1st, 2017
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Culture
Description: Meet other fans of anime and manga, share artwork, ideas, and recommendations for the library's manga collections! Meetings are open to newcomers and dedicated fans alike.